Farringdon (ZFD)

Managed by London Underground 

 
Farringdon station
Cowcross Street
Farringdon
London
EC1M 6BY
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

  • Pay phone

  • Internet

  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

 
 

Farringdon

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Station Message: Alert!

Level boarding is available to /from Thameslink trains at Zone C on both platforms. 

The Turnmill Street exit is only open between 0700 and 0930 Monday to Friday

 

 

Getting to and from the station

 
Car Park
No
Accessible taxis

Contact taxi operator directly

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
No
Metro

Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City Lines

Airport

Direct Thameslink services to Luton and Gatwick Airports. Interchange at King's Cross St Pancras for the Piccadilly Line to Heathrow Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 09:30 - 16:30
Location

Please note - the ticket office is situated at the entrance on the south side of Cowcross Street and is operated by Thameslink.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machines note

Accessible ticket machines sell tickets suitable for use on London Underground services, including Travelcards. Where tickets for National Rail services are not available through an accessible ticket machine, ticket office staff provide assistance where possible.

Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from either ticket office or self-service ticket machine
Oystercards
Get Oyster cards here
No
Top-up Oyster pay as you go here
Yes, at ticket machine
Use Oyster Pay as you go here
Yes

You can top up pay-as-you-go on Oyster using the self-service ticket machines. Oyster cards can only be purchased from the self-service machines in the Underground station.

Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards top-up
Not possible at this station
Smartcards validators
Yes

 Southern's smartcard is called 'the key'.  To apply online, go to www.southernrailway.com/thekey or pick up an application form from a Southern ticket office.

London fare zone
Zone 1

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 00:00
Saturday 07:00 - 00:00
Sunday 08:00 - 00:00
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Customer help points
Yes
Available on all platforms
Ticket gates
Yes
CCTV
Yes

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
No
Toilets
No
Waiting Rooms
No

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Staff help available
Yes
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday 06:00 - 00:00
Saturday 07:00 - 00:00
Sunday 08:00 - 00:00
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note
This station has step-free access to all platforms including level boarding to Thameslink trains from Zone C on both platforms. Manual ramps are available for other zones and for London Underground services.
Wheelchairs available
Yes

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